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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wayne County

Falls (Age 45+)

In the past 3 months, how many times have you fallen?

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  Total
Respond.^
1 fall 2 or more falls No falls
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 8,819 887 9.6 8.8-10.5 606 7.3 6.4- 8.2 7,326 83.1 81.9-84.2
-Wayne County 280 28 11.2 7.2-16.9 20 4.4 2.6- 7.3 232 84.4 78.5-88.9
GENDER
Male 85 11 17.5 9.6-29.7 4 2.9 0.9- 8.6 70 79.7 67.6-88.0
Female 195 17 6.9 4.0-11.6 16 5.5 3.1- 9.6 162 87.6 81.8-91.7
RACE
White 192 23 14.8 9.2-22.8 12 3.7 1.9- 7.1 157 81.5 73.5-87.5
Other 84 5 5.1 2.1-12.2 6 5.0 2.0-12.0 73 89.9 81.2-94.9
AGE
45+ 280 28 11.2 7.2-16.9 20 4.4 2.6- 7.3 232 84.4 78.5-88.9
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 156 18 11.2 6.4-18.7 15 6.4 3.5-11.4 123 82.4 74.2-88.4
Some College + 124 10 11.2 5.5-21.4 5 1.7 0.7- 4.2 109 87.1 77.2-93.1
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 147 15 10.4 5.6-18.6 14 7.2 3.8-13.0 118 82.4 73.5-88.8
$50,000+ 75 7 13.1 5.9-26.8 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0 67 86.6 73.0-93.9

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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